CRNA Political Action Committee



 

 

 CRNA-PAC Committee Members and Purpose

 
Standing from left to right: Christine Zambricki, CRNA, DNAP, FAAN (staff);  
Mark Bjornstad, CRNA, MSAngela Mund, CRNA, DNP; Shirley Sopko, CRNA, MSN; Frank Purcell, BS (staff)
 
Seated from left to right: Chair Paul D. Beninga, CRNA, MS; Kate Fry (staff); Cynthia Leaks, BSN, RN. CCRN; Rick Jueneman, CRNA
Missing from photo: Lori Baerman, CRNA, MS; Anthony J. Chipas, CRNA, PhD, AANA Board representative; Kathryn Jansky, CRNA, MS, LtC USA (ret), AANA Board representative
 

 
Committee Purpose
The AANA has established the CRNA Political Action Committee (CRNA-PAC) to strengthen the profession’s voice in Washington, D.C. Funded by the voluntary contributions of CRNAs, and governed by a CRNA-PAC Committee comprised of CRNAs, the CRNA-PAC makes contributions to the federal political campaigns of CRNA-friendly candidates for the U.S. House and Senate, and to federal legislators particularly influential on healthcare issues important to CRNAs and their patients. 
 
 
Join CRNA-PAC Committee - Note Application Deadline is January 31 
 
Committee Directory
 

 Contact Info

 

Committee Members:

Chair - Paul Beninga, CRNA, MS - pbeninga@sio.midco.net (Term: FY2012, 2013, 2014)

Treasurer - Mark Bjornstad, CRNA, MS - mmbjorns@mac.com (Term: FY2012, 2013, 2014)
 
Custodian of Records - Lori Baerman, CRNA, MS - rend0031@umn.edu (Term: FY2013, 2014, 2015)
 
Rick Jueneman, CRNA - rjueneman@yahoo.com
(Term: FY2013, 2014, 2015)
 
Shirley Sopko, CRNA, MSN - (Term: FY2014, 2015, 2016) - sscrna@gmail.com
 
Angela Mund, CRNA, DNP - (Term: FY2014, 2015, 2016) - angiecrna@gmail.com
 
Cynthia Leaks, SRNA, RN, BSN, CCRN (Student Member) - (Term: FY2014) - cynthialeaks@yahoo.com
 

AANA Board Representatives:

Kathryn Jansky, CRNA, ARNP, MHS, USA, LTC (ret) - kjansky@aanabod.com

Anthony Chipas, CRNA, PhD - achipas@aanabod.com

 

Staff:

Kate Fry, Associate Director of Political Affairs, kfry@aanadc.com

 

 

 AANA Bylaw Language

 

​No language in AANA Bylaws

CRNA-PAC Charter (login required)

 

 Meeting Dates

 
  • ​September 7-8, 2013 - Chicago, Ill.
  • April 2014
  • September 2014 
 

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Bylaws-Committee-FY2012.aspx
  
8/29/2013 6:55 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Continuing-Education-Committee.aspx
  
12/4/2013 2:51 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
CRNA-Political-Action-Committee.aspx
  
1/24/2014 11:50 AMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
default.aspx
  
8/27/2014 10:41 AMNo presence informationWeb Editor
Education-Committee.aspx
  
12/4/2013 3:00 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Finance-Committee.aspx
  
5/1/2014 1:34 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Government-Relations-Committee.aspx
  
12/4/2013 3:10 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Health-and-Wellness-Committee.aspx
  
2/11/2014 3:44 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Journal-Editorial-Committee.aspx
  
7/1/2014 10:48 AMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Liaisons-to-External-Organizations.aspx
  
6/23/2014 3:57 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Peer-Assistance-Advisors-Committee.aspx
  
1/31/2014 3:16 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Practice-Committee.aspx
  
3/21/2014 6:09 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Program-Committee.aspx
  
9/18/2013 9:55 AMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Public-Relations-Committee.aspx
  
2/26/2014 5:27 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Resolutions-and-Nominating-Committee.aspx
  
8/20/2014 3:03 PMNo presence informationVicky Giannopoulos
State-Organizational-Development-Committee-FY-2012.aspx
  
8/20/2014 3:10 PMNo presence informationVicky Giannopoulos
 

 Pages ‭[1]‬

 
  
  
  
  
Bylaws-Committee-FY2012.aspx
  
8/29/2013 6:55 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Continuing-Education-Committee.aspx
  
12/4/2013 2:51 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
CRNA-Political-Action-Committee.aspx
  
1/24/2014 11:50 AMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
default.aspx
  
8/27/2014 10:41 AMNo presence informationWeb Editor
Education-Committee.aspx
  
12/4/2013 3:00 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Finance-Committee.aspx
  
5/1/2014 1:34 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Government-Relations-Committee.aspx
  
12/4/2013 3:10 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Health-and-Wellness-Committee.aspx
  
2/11/2014 3:44 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Journal-Editorial-Committee.aspx
  
7/1/2014 10:48 AMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Liaisons-to-External-Organizations.aspx
  
6/23/2014 3:57 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Peer-Assistance-Advisors-Committee.aspx
  
1/31/2014 3:16 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Practice-Committee.aspx
  
3/21/2014 6:09 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Program-Committee.aspx
  
9/18/2013 9:55 AMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Public-Relations-Committee.aspx
  
2/26/2014 5:27 PMNo presence informationMary Scheuermann
Resolutions-and-Nominating-Committee.aspx
  
8/20/2014 3:03 PMNo presence informationVicky Giannopoulos
State-Organizational-Development-Committee-FY-2012.aspx
  
8/20/2014 3:10 PMNo presence informationVicky Giannopoulos